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[texts]American miracle; the story of war construction around the world - Sill, Van Rensselaer
War construction around the world.-- War construction reports from government agencies.-- Appendix A. The staistics.-- Appendix B. Chronology of the government actions affecting war construction
Keywords: World War, 1939-1945 -- Engineering and construction; World War, 1939-1945 -- United States
Downloads: 1,668
[movies]War Dept Film Bulletin 192 Fixed Bridge Construction And Repair In The CBI 1945 - United States. War Department
National Archives  description "Reel 1 shows a bamboo footbridge over a stream. Piles are driven and trestles are placed for a bridge foundation. Elephants carry and pile logs; planks are cut at a portable saw mill; and a causeway is constructed over swampy ground. Reel 2 shows a double Bailey bridge, and a combination railway-pedestrian-highway bridge. Coolies in Burma carry materials on a walkway over the Salween River...
Keywords: Film Bulletin; Military Engineering; CBI; World War, 1939-1945 -- Engineering And Construction; World War II; World War, 1939-1945; WWII
Downloads: 74
[movies]War Dept Film Bulletin 52 Part A: Cable Laying In Panama - United States. War Department
Not the greatest film quality. National Archives description: "Shows work on part of the communications system of the Canal Zone. A barge lays cable connecting ocean bed and land cables." National Archives Identifier: 24460 As always, any error or typo is mine and if you enjoy my uploads or if you intend to make $ or otherwise profit from these files, please consider making a donation to a veteran's charity of your choice and/or Archive.org itself...
Keywords: Film Bulletin; World War, 1939-1945 -- Engineering and construction; World War, 1939-1945; World War II; WWII; World War, 1939-1945 -- Communications
Downloads: 38
[movies]War Dept Film Bulletin 182: Road Construction And Maintenance In The CBI 1945 - United States. War Department
National Archives description "Explosives and heavy equipment are used to cut roads through jungles and across hills in Burma. Natives help carry and move logs, rebuild and widen roads, and blast obstacles. Drainage ditches are installed. Rocks are broken by natives and spread along road beds. Engineers and natives maintain roads by rebuilding those that have been washed out, clearing away slides, and correcting drainage." National Archives Identifier: 24563 As always, any error or typo is mine ...
Keywords: Film Bulletin; Military Engineering -- United States; Military Engineering; World War, 1939-1945 -- Engineering And Construction; WWII; World War, 1939-1945; World War II; CBI
Downloads: 37
[movies]Seabee Activities & Camp, Brisbane, Australia, 04/16/1943 - United States. Navy
 Naval Photographic Center film #753. National Archives description: "1) GV Refrigerators. MCU Vegetables, hams, etc-SV. 2) SHS Draftsman at table. CU Blueprint. 3) SHS-CU-MS SeaBee cooks prepare food-SV. 4) MS SeaBees with mess kits, walk forward. 5) MCU-CU SeaBees receive chow, pour milk, eat. 6) GV Tents, SeaBees run out to quarters. 7) MS CBs with guns and helmets, march. MCU Feet. 8) MS CBs in forest, they halt...
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945 -- Engineering And Construction; United States. Navy; World War, 1939-1945; United States. -- Navy -- Seabees; World War, 1939-1945 -- Australia; World War II
Downloads: 42
[movies]Moselle River Bridge, Arnaville, France, 1944 - United States. Army
Extracted from US Army film "German Billets, Couflame (?), France; Moselle River Bridge, Arnaville, France ; King George VI & General Dwight D. Eisenhower, First Army Headquarter, Near Veviera (?), Belgium ; Aachen, Archives, Monschau, Germany, ca. 10/1944" No National Archives description. National Archives Identifier: 16252 As always, any error or typo is mine and if you enjoy my uploads or if you intend to make $ or otherwise profit from these files, please consider making a donation to a vet...
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945; United States. Army; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- France; Moselle River; World War, 1939-1945 -- Engineering And Construction; World War II
Downloads: 42
[movies]War Dept Film Bulletin 203 The General Hospital 1945 - United States. War Department
National Archives description: "Reel 1 shows general hospitals in New Caledonia, India, England, and Iran. Medical corpsmen build a general hospital on New Guinea. Shows and explains the operation of a hospital center. Litter bearers remove wounded; a surgical team operates at a general hospital; a patient is fitted with an artificial eye; and physical therapists help patients. Reel 2 describes the functions of a general hospital...
Keywords: Film Bulletin; World War, 1939-1945 -- Engineering And Construction; War -- Relief Of Sick And Wounded; World War, 1939-1945 -- Hospitals; World War II; World War, 1939-1945; WWII
Downloads: 45
[movies]War Dept Film Bulletin 119: Engineers In Combat 1944 - United States. War Department
Not the greatest film quality. National Archives description: "Engineer replacement center trainees are instructed to use rifle and bayonet, knots and ropes, demolition charges, power tools, road building machinery, and assault boats; to lay, detect, and remove land mines and booby traps; to erect buildings and all types of bridges; and to debark from transports. Combat films of Pacific and European theaters of World War II are shown." National Archives Identifier: 24516 As always, any error or ...
Keywords: WWII; Film Bulletin; World War II; Military Engineering; World War, 1939-1945 -- Engineering And Construction; Military Engineering -- United States; World War, 1939-1945; WWII
Downloads: 73
[texts]Can Do! The Story of the Seabees - Huie, William Bradford, 1910-1986
Introduction 9 Cliapter I. HISTORY'S GREATEST CONSTRUCTION WAR 23 Chapter II. MEN AND MUD AT MUNDA 27 Chapter III. CAN DO AT GUADALCANAL 39 Chapter IV. THE "OTHER STORY" OF WAKE ISLAND 61 Chapter V. THE SEABEES ARE BORN 81 Chapter VI. BETWEEN PEARL HARBOR AND GUADALCANAL 89 Chapter VII. THE MAGIC BOX OF THE SEABEES 109 Chapter VIII. SEABEES AT SALERNO AND IN SICILY 123 Chapter IX. WE BUILD TWO ATLANTIC ROADS 145 Chapter X...
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945; United States. -- Navy -- Seabees; World War, 1939-1945 -- Personal narratives, American; United States. Navy; World War, 1939-1945 -- Engineering And Construction
Downloads: 343
[texts]Field Engineering (All Arms) Part VI, Demolitions - Great Britain. War Office. General Staff
Digitized by the Combined Arms Research Library Digital Library, US Army Combined Arms Center. http://cgsc.cdmhost.com/cdm/
Keywords: WWII; Great Britain. -- Army -- Handbooks, manuals, etc; Military training pamphlet; World War, 1939-1945; World War II; Demolition, Military; World War, 1939-1945 -- Engineering and construction
Downloads: 89
[movies]War Dept Film Bulletin 201: River-Crossing Operations In The CBI 1945 - United States. War Department
National Archives description: "Soldiers, mules, trucks, supplies, and caterpillar tractors cross rivers on or in bamboo rafts, canvas boats, pneumatic boats, Bailey bridges, ferries, pontoon bridges, oil drum rafts, assault boats, and wooden bridges. Trucks ford rivers and troops wade and swim across. Engineers construct wooden landing stages for ferries; build bridge sections on river banks; and place bridge balks, flooring, and pontoons into position...
Keywords: Film Bulletin; World War, 1939-1945 -- Engineering And Construction; CBI; World War, 1939-1945; WWII; World War, 1939-1945 -- Transportation; World War II
Downloads: 54
[movies]Seabees Construct Tent City, Massacre Bay, Attu, 04/29/1943 - United States. Navy
Naval Photographic Center film #939. National Archives description "1) MS SCU CBs erect tent framework, snow mts. BG.2) SCU 2 carpenters with rifles saw & nail boards.3) MS SCU Square tents in area, tractors pull trailers, sledges-SV.4) MS CBs carry roofing & parts to tent frame, tents BG.5) MS CBs on tent frame pull canvas cover over-SV.6) MS Capt. Broddus steps from barge, truck, drums & tents, BG.7) LS Massacre Bay, row barges on beach, huts inshore SV.8) MS Mobile crane unloads lighter at do...
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945 -- Engineering And Construction; World War II; World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval Operations, American; United States. Navy; World War, 1939-1945; Attu, Battle Of, Alaska, 1943; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Alaska -- Aleutian Islands
Downloads: 35
[movies]Seabee Coral Truck Ferry, New Georgia Island, 11/1943 - United States. Navy
Extracted from Naval Photographic Center film #1839 "Segi Strip Pilots Recreation; Batouna Mission; CB Seabee Coral Truck Ferry, New Georgia Island, 11/09/1943 - 11/18/1943". National Archives description "1) MS Pilots play softball-SV.2) MS CU Natives barter canes, hula skirts, etc. Lt. G.A. Rollins.3) AV Segi air strip, inlet BG-5V.4) LS MS Converted LC. SCU Pilots fish from barge SV.5) LS Natives exit church...
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945; United States. Navy; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Solomon Islands -- New Georgia; World War II; World War, 1939-1945 -- Engineering And Construction; United States -- Navy -- Seabees
Downloads: 30
[movies]Seabees Construct Camp, Attu, 05/30/1943 - United States. Navy
Naval Photographic Center film #905. National Archives description "1) MS CBs construct hut 2) MSs CBs roof hut. Lift roof section. 3) SCU CBs nailing, snow-capped MTS BG 4) GV CBs saw wood, snow-capped MTS BG 5) SCU CB sawing, supplies, MTs BG 6) SHS Partially constructed shack, CBs working 7) GV & MS CBs complete shack. MS CBs roof shack 8) MS Mobile lubricating station, bull-dozer. 9) MS Men put air in tires...
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Alaska -- Aleutian Islands; United States. -- Navy -- Seabees; World War, 1939-1945; United States. Navy; World War, 1939-1945 -- Engineering And Construction; World War II
Downloads: 34
[movies]Air Field Construction, Pacific - United States. Army Air Forces
U.S. Army Air Forces Combat Film Report # CF-233 Air Field Construction, Pacific.As always, any error or typo is mine and if you enjoy my uploads or if you intend to make $ or otherwise profit from these files, please consider making a donation to a veteran's charity of your choice and/or Archive.org itself. Thanks. :)
Keywords: WWII; Army Air Forces -- Combat Film Report; Air Bases; United States. Army Air Forces; World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial Operations, American; World War, 1939-1945; World War, 1939-1945 -- Engineering And Construction
Downloads: 82
[movies]Road Building On Sand Island, Oahu & Other Activities, 05/19/1945 - United States. Navy
Naval Photographic Center film #11105. No National Archives description. National Archives Identifier: 2450267 As always, any error or typo is mine and if you enjoy my uploads or if you intend to make $ or otherwise profit from these files, please consider making a donation to a veteran's charity of your choice and/or Archive.org itself. Thanks. :)
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945; United States. Navy; World War, 1939-1945 -- Engineering And Construction; World War II; World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval Operations, American; WWII In Color; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Hawaii
Downloads: 27
[movies]War Dept Film Bulletin 168: Port Repairs 1945 - United States. War Department
National Archives description: "Reel 1 shows destroyed ports abandoned by the enemy. The Engineer Officer and the Port Commander confer on the problem of restoring a port. Mine clearance technique is diagrammed. An engineer port repair ship is shown. Reel 2, piers are rebuilt. Bulldozers, pile drivers, and other equipment repair shore facilities. Naples and Cherbourg harbors are shown as examples of destruction and restoration." National Archives Identifier: 24556As always, any error or typo is ...
Keywords: Film Bulletin; World War, 1939-1945 -- France -- Cherbourg; WWII; World War, 1939-1945 -- Italy -- Naples; World War II; World War, 1939-1945; Military Engineering; World War, 1939-1945 -- Engineering And Construction; Military Engineering -- United States
Downloads: 32
[movies]Unloading Operations On Pontoon Causeway, Guam - United States. Navy
Naval Photographic Center film #5203 National Archives description: "1) HS Long line of troops wade thru surf.2) HS Troops get off pontoon dock into surf-SV.3) HS Trucks & "cats" go down pontoon dock.4) MS LST ties up at end of pontoon dock.5) GV LSTs & pontoon causeway-SV.6) GV-Pan Shore line of Island.7) MS Pontoon causeway released from side of ship, falls in water.8) GV-Pan Scenes of wreckage.9) MS Japanese AA gun.10) MS Native water buffaloes-SV.11) MS-CU Scenes of natives in Native settlem...
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945 -- Engineering And Construction; World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval Operations, American; World War, 1939-1945; World War II; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Guam; United States. Navy
Downloads: 62
[movies]USMC Activities Blue Beach I & Yellow Beach I Iwo Jima D+6 & D+8 Feb 25 & 27 1945 - United States. Navy
Film's slates not mentioned in the National Archives' description:Slate  Cameraman: PFC Abramo, Roll No. 1Slate  Date: D+6, Time: 1200, Subject: Bulldozers at Work, Location: Blue ISlate  Cameraman: PFC Abramo, Roll No. 2Slate  Date: D+6, Time: 1200, Subject: Bulldozers at Work, Location: Blue ISlate  Cameraman: PFC Abramo, Roll No. 3Slate  Date: D+6, Time: 1400, Subject: Gen. shots of beach, Location: Blue OneSlate  Cameraman: PFC Abramo, Roll No...
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945; United States. Marine Corps; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Japan; Iwo Jima, Battle Of, Japan, 1945; World War II; World War, 1939-1945 -- Engineering And Construction; United States. -- Marine Corps -- History -- World War, 1939-1945
Downloads: 14
[movies]Christening & Launching Of USS Pontotoc, Sturgeon Bay, Wisconsin, 07/02/1944 - United States. Navy
Naval Photographic Center film #5190. National Archives description "1) SHS-MS Crowd on docks.2) CU Name on ship.3) MS Man aloft in ship.4) GV PONTOTOC leaves ways--slide launching.5) GV PONTOTOC dead in water, spectators BG.6) GV Men drive wedges-SV.7) MS-Pan Bow PONTOTOC.8) MS Mrs. Lawrence H. Smith breaks bottle.9) GV Men apply grease to ways.QUALITY: GOOD" National Archives Identifier: 77389 As always, any error or typo is mine and if you enjoy my uploads or if you intend to make $ or other...
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945 -- Engineering And Construction; United States. Navy; World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval Operations, American; USS Pontotoc; Rites And Ceremonies; USS Pontotoc (AG-94); World War II
Downloads: 114
[movies]Seabees Construct Camp, Noumea, 01/13/1943 - United States. Navy
Naval Photographic Center film #903 National Archives description "1) SCU CB's lay sewer pipe2) MS CU CB's mix concrete in wheelbarrow.3) SCU CB's join sewer pipes4) MS Pan, truck with load of lumber5) MS CU Truck dumps lumber, pulls away.6) CU CB's construct shack foundation.7) CU CB's lay floor SV, saw boards.8) CU Pan, marking plank, 3 work BG9) MS CU Sawing planks with electric saw.10) CU Bulldozer pulls material carrier11) CU AP along dock, supplies FG12) MS Freighter unloads supplies to do...
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945 -- Engineering And Construction; United States. Navy; World War, 1939-1945; World War II; World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval Operations, American; World War, 1939-1945 -- New Caledonia; United States. -- Navy -- Seabees
Downloads: 42
[movies]Air Base Construction In The Carolines, 1944 - United States. Army Air Forces
U.S. Army Air Forces Combat Film Report # CF-283 Air Base Construction In The Carolines, 1944.National Archives description: "Steel matting is laid on an airstrip in a jungle area. A transport plane lands; its crew deplanes, mail is loaded aboard it, and the plane takes off. Martha Raye deplanes from a transport; personnel crowd around her to get her autograph. "Grumman" and "Corsair" fighter planes land on and take off from the airstrip...
Keywords: WWII; Martha Raye; Army Air Forces -- Combat Film Report; Corsair (Fighter plane); World War, 1939-1945 -- Engineering And Construction; Air Bases; World War, 1939-1945; United States. Army Air Forces; World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial Operations, American
Downloads: 79
[movies]Seabees Repair Airstrip, Marshall Islands, 03/1944 - United States. Navy
Naval Photographic Center film #1708. National Archives description "MS GV survayors with transit, bulldozer, carryalls level air strip-SV. MS Officers at outdoor mess table. MS Surveyors in surf-SV. GV B-25 onunfinished strip, GV-PAN, truck, craters, etc. on strip." National Archives Identifier: 76154 As always, any error or typo is mine and if you enjoy my uploads or if you intend to make $ or otherwise profit from these files, please consider making a donation to a veteran's charity of your c...
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945; United States. Navy; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Marshall Islands; United States. -- Navy -- Seabees; World War, 1939-1945 -- Engineering And Construction; World War II; WWII In Color
Downloads: 28
[movies]China Bound (MTS), Stillwell Road, Warazup, Burma, 08/16/1945 - United States. Army
Destroyed bridge and men walking upon it. Homemade speed limit sign with girl: "Listen Cats I Ain't Jivin Take It Easy While You're Drivin." Slate: "Wash Out." Boats on river and military engineers repairing bridge. Slate: "Wash Out." Men repair bridge. Slate:  MTS [Motor Transport Service] "Wash Out." Man pumping water from small pontoon. Slate: MTS "Wash Out." View of bridge. Men walk upon it. Slate: MTS "Wash Out."  Convoy of trucks lined up on road...
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945; United States. Army; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Burma; United States. -- Army -- Motor Transport Service; World War, 1939-1945 -- Participation, African American; CBI; World War II; World War, 1939-1945 -- Engineering And Construction
Downloads: 36
[movies]War Dept Film Bulletin 196: Airfield Construction And Repair In The CBI - United States. War Department
National Archives description: "Men inspect and land on an airfield site. Coolies using primitive equipment and engineers using power equipment construct airfields in China. Equipment and supplies are unloaded from C-47s. B-29s park on the field and one takes off.  Engineers assemble heavy road construction machinery."National Archives Identifier: 24571As always, any error or typo is mine and if you enjoy my uploads or if you intend to make $ or otherwise profit from these files, please conside...
Keywords: Film Bulletin; World War, 1939-1945 -- Engineering And Construction; B-29 bomber; World War, 1939-1945; Douglas DC-3 (Transport Plane); World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial Operations, American; CBI; World War II; World War, 1939-1945 -- China; WWII
Downloads: 41
[texts]Engineer Aviation Units In The Southwest Pacific Theater During World War II - Pearson, Natalie M.
"The thesis of this research is that the U.S. Army aviation engineer units played a crucial role in the success of General Douglas MacArthur's island hopping campaign in the Southwest Pacific Theater at the tactical, operational, and strategic levels. Allied victory depended on seizing lightly defended enemy territory and neutralizing enemy strongpoints from Australia to the Philippines through the following patrem: conduct air and naval bombardment, land the assault forces, defeat any Japanese ...
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945; United States. Army Air Forces; World War, 1939-1945; Military Engineering; World War, 1939-1945 -- Engineering And Construction; World War II; World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial Operations, American
Downloads: 206
[movies]Construction Of Ledo Road: Mampin, Between Warazup & Namti, Burma, 12/06/1944 - United States. Army
African-American engineers blast large trees and work with heavy construction equipment. No National Archives description.  National Archives Identifier: 15493 As always, any error or typo is mine and if you enjoy my uploads or if you intend to make $ or otherwise profit from these files, please consider making a donation to a veteran's charity of your choice and/or Archive.org itself. Thanks.
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945 -- Engineering And Construction; United States. Army; World War, 1939-1945; World War II; Stilwell Road (Burma) Road; World War, 1939-1945 -- Participation, African American; CBI; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Burma
Downloads: 33
[movies]872 Airborne Eng., Atsugi Air Strip, Japan, August 23, 1845 - United States. Army Air Forces
U.S. Army Air Forces Combat Subjects Film #4556. Slate: Combat Camera Unit, "Lt. Berman, Roll 5 23 Aug, 872 Airborne Eng." Footage from in air of C-54 in flight. Footage on ground of a sign: "872 Airborne Engineer Aviation Battalion" Shots of heavy machinery being unloaded from aircraft. Illegible slate. Ramp pushed to door of aircraft. Machinery unloaded. Illegible slate. Roll 4. Machinery unloaded from plane...
Keywords: United States. Army Air Forces; World War, 1939-1945; United States. -- Army -- Engineer Aviation Battalion, 873rd; World War, 1939-1945 -- Engineering And Construction; Army Air Forces -- Combat Subjects; World War, 1939-1945 -- Japan; World War II; WWII
Downloads: 54
[movies]Saipan, Tinian, And Guam Airstrips, Marianas Islands - United States. Army Air Forces
U.S. Army Air Forces silent Combat Subjects film #2432. Clapperboard: 7th AAF Combat Camera UnitCameraman Sgt. Geo. W. HolmesRoll No. 12Date: 9/26/44Story: "We Pave The Way For Victory"Clapperboard: 7th AAF Combat Camera UnitCameraman PFC T.J. StantonRoll No. 1Date: 9/28Story: Saipan AirstripsAerial views of airfield.Clapperboard: 7th AAF Combat Camera UnitCameraman PFC T.J. StantonRoll No. 2Date: 9/28Story: Saipan AirstripsAerial views of airfield.Close-up of landing gear as aircraft touches do...
Keywords: WWII; Army Air Forces -- Combat Subjects; World War, 1939-1945; World War II; World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial Operations, American; United States. Army Air Forces; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Northern Mariana Islands; World War, 1939-1945 -- Engineering And Construction
Downloads: 76
[movies]War Dept Film Bulletin 156: The Engineer Armored Vehicle, 1944 - United States. War Department
Not the greatest film quality. National Archives description: "Shows the vehicle in operation and describes its value. Shows detailed procedures for converting a medium tank into an armored vehicle. Shows how extra personnel may be carried by adding steps. Also demonstrates how to add a dozer blade."National Archives Identifier: 24547As always, any error or typo is mine and if you enjoy my uploads or if you intend to make $ or otherwise profit from these files, please consider making a donation ...
Keywords: Film Bulletin; WWII; World War, 1939-1945 -- Tank Warfare; Tanks (Military Science) -- United States -- Maintenance And Repair -- Handbooks, Manuals, etc; World War, 1939-1945; World War II; World War, 1939-1945 -- Engineering And Construction
Downloads: 119
[movies]Seabees Extend Airstrip & Other Activities Munda, 08/1943 - 11/1943 - United States. Navy
Extracted from Naval Photographic Center film #1210, "Rescued German Sub Survivors Transferred USS Borie To USS Card; CBs Extend Airstrip & Other Activities Munda, 08/1943 - 11/1943" National Archives description "1) MS Two sailors from USS CARD carrying litter with wounded man on flight deck. 2) MCU Four men carrying wounded man across flight deck.3) MS The litter is set on the elevator. 4) MS Four sailors carrying German survivors in litter and laying them on elevator...
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945; United States. Navy; World War, 1939-1945 -- Engineering And Construction; United States -- Navy -- Seabees; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Solomon Islands -- Munda; World War II
Downloads: 17
[movies]USMC Activities & Building Landing Strip, Palmyra Island, 1942 - United States. Navy
Naval Photographic Center film #705. National Archives description: "1) MS Bulldozer & pan beach-head & men 2) MS Troops, palms, beach transports BG SV 3) S-CU Crane, landing barge, transport BG 4) MS & Pan Crane unloads steel runway mats 5) MS placing mats on ground & in trucks SV 6) GV Bulldozer & "Cat" levelling ground for runway 7) GV Soil S-CU Marine exhibits black soil 8) MS Pan Marines lay steel runway mats SV 9) MS S-CU Pile driver driving piles 10) MS trucks cross shallow stream, pan to...
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945; World War II; United States. -- Marine Corps -- History -- World War, 1939-1945; World War, 1939-1945 -- Engineering And Construction; United States. Marine Corps; Naval Air Station (Palmyra Atoll); WWII In Color
Downloads: 43
[movies]Seabee Logging & Sawmill Operations, New Georgia, 11/09/1943 - 11/18/1943 - United States. Navy
Extracted from Naval Photographic Center film #1837 "Navy Medical Corps Treat Natives; CB Logging & Sawmill Operations, New Georgia Is, 11/09/1943 - 11/18/1943." National Archives description "1) MS Dr. and corpsmen treat Natives-SV.2) MS SCU Natives arrive in canoe.3) LS MS CBs log in woods, work in small sawmill-SV.4) MS Natives debark from canoes. MS-Pan Shore huts." National Archives Identifier: 76225 As always, any error or typo is mine and if you enjoy my uploads or if you intend to make $...
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945; United States. Navy; World War, 1939-1945 -- Engineering And Construction; United States -- Navy -- Seabees; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Solomon Islands -- New Georgia; World War II
Downloads: 33
[movies]Normandy Invasion: Seabees Clear Wreckage From Docks, Cherbourg, 07/18/1944 - United States. Navy
Naval Photographic Center film #5789. National Archives description " 1) GV Wrecked dock facilities, Cherbourg-SV.2) MS CBs clear wreckage at wrecked pier.3) GV General views of wrecked harbor & dock area-SV.QUALITY: GOOD" National Archives Identifier: 77659 As always, any error or typo is mine and if you enjoy my uploads or if you intend to make $ or otherwise profit from these files, please consider making a donation to a veteran's charity of your choice and/or Archive.org itself...
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945; World War II; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- France -- Normandy; United States. -- Navy -- Seabees; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- France; United States. Navy; World War, 1939-1945 -- Engineering And Construction; World War, 1939-1945 -- France -- Cherbourg; Cherbourg, Battle Of, Cherbourg, France, 1944
Downloads: 37
[movies]Supplies Land; Field Construction On Eniwetok Island, Marshall Group, 04/1944 - United States. Navy
United States Naval Photographic Center film #1797. National Archives description "1) LS-Pan Task force CVE, AK, LCs, shore.2) MS LCV leaves AK, underway, shore BG-SV.3) GV MS Loaded LCVs hit beach, men carry supplies.4) GV Burned small vessel on beach.5) GV LST bow on beach, cranes unload supplies.6) MS Marines inspect captured Japanese ammo. grenades, etc.7) GV Trucks, jeeps, Marines mill around camp area.8) MS Shovel scoops coral, bulldozers clear ground-SV.9) GV Surveyors, truck, rollers etc...
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945; United States. Navy; World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval Operations, American; United States. Marine Corps; World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval Operations, American; United States. -- Marine Corps -- History -- World War, 1939-1945; World War, 1939-1945 -- Engineering And Construction; World War II; WWII In Color; Landing Craft -- United States; United States. -- Navy -- Seabees
Downloads: 10
[texts]Pacific Album 75th Seabees New Caledonia, Guadalcanal, Bougainville - United States. Navy. 75th Construction Battalion
"THIS book has been prepared especially for the members of the 75th Battalion and their families and friends. Some of the material contained here is not suitable for general release to the public press and radio until the end of the war. It is requested that none of the contents be made available to the public press or radio." Digitized by Google.
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945; United States. Navy; World War, 1939-1945 -- Regimental Histories -- United States; United States. -- Navy -- Seabees; World War, 1939-1945 -- Engineering And Construction; United States. -- Navy -- Construction Battalion, 75th; World War II; World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval Operations, American
Downloads: 8
[movies]Seabee Trucks Transport Coral; Flight Operations, Segi Point Air Strip, New Georgia Island, 11/09/1943 - 11/18/1943 - United States. Navy
Naval Photographic Center film #1840. National Archives description "1) MS Steam shovel dredges coral. 2) LS Coral loaded trucks ferried on pontoon barge SV. 3) LS MS F6F, TBFs taxi-3V. MS Steam shovel levels ground. 4) SCU Lt. Cdr. C.D. Morgan at phone in control tower. CU Bulletin board. 5) MS DC-3 taxis on strip-2V. 6) SCU Man flashes blinker, hoists signal flag. 7) MS F6Fs, SBDs, DC-3 land, taxi, take off-SV...
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945; United States. Navy; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Solomon Islands -- New Georgia; United States -- Navy -- Seabees; World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial Operations, American; Avenger (Fighter Plane); World War, 1939-1945 -- Engineering And Construction; Hellcat (Fighter Plane); World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval Operations, American; Dauntless (Dive Bomber); World War II; Douglas DC-3 (Transport Plane)
Downloads: 21
[movies]Seabees In Normandy, 06/1944 - United States. Navy
Naval Photographic Center film #3523. National Archives description "1) MS Huge scoop shovel dumping debris into truck. 2) MS Broken up concrete fortifications on Normandy coast. 3) LS Scoop shovel cleaning debris from railroad truck.In distance is railroad station with just frames of roof remaining. 4) CU Shovel. 5) LS Unknown city. 6) MS Several railway cars standing on track with railroad station in BG showing huge holes in the roof...
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945; World War II; World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval Operations, American; United States. Navy; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- France -- Normandy; United States. -- Navy -- Seabees; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- France; Motor Vehicles, Amphibious -- United States; World War, 1939-1945 -- Engineering And Construction
Downloads: 32
[movies]Aerial Views, Palau & Harbor Work, Saipan - United States. Army Air Forces
U.S. Army Air Forces silent Combat Subjects film #2508Clapperboard: "7th AAF COMBAT CAMERA UNIT, Cameraman WILL BOND, Roll No. 32 Date 10-11, Story RUNWAY" Piper J-3 Cub airplane taxis on coral runway and takes off.Footage from inside an aircraft as it takes off. Aerial shots of runway under construction.Clapperboard: "7th AAF COMBAT CAMERA UNIT, Cameraman WILL BOND, Roll No. 29 Date 10-11, Story HARBOR CONST."Footage of seabee activity - harbor construction, including closeups of harbor dredgin...
Keywords: Army Air Forces -- Combat Subjects; World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial Operations, American; United States. Army Air Forces; WWII; World War, 1939-1945; World War II; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Palau; Piper Airplanes; World War, 1939-1945 -- Engineering And Construction; United States. -- Navy -- Seabees
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[movies]Activity On The Okinawa Beachhead, 04/02/1945 - United States. Navy
Naval Photographic Center film # 11329. National Archives description "This film shows scenes on the beach, such as the pontoon dock, construction, and beached landing craft." National Archives Identifier: 2517064 As always, any error or typo is mine and if you enjoy my uploads or if you intend to make $ or otherwise profit from these files, please consider making a donation to a veteran's charity of your choice and/or Archive.org itself...
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Japan -- Okinawa Island; World War II; World War, 1939-1945; United States. -- Marine Corps -- History -- World War, 1939-1945; United States. Navy; World War, 1939-1945 -- Engineering And Construction; United States. Marine Corps; WWII In Color
Downloads: 34
[movies]Seabees Assemble "Rhino Pontoon," Load LST, Plymouth, England, 3/24/1944 - United States. Navy
United States Naval Photographic Center film # 1792. National Archives description "1) GV Cranes raising & lowering rhino pontoon.2) GV-Pan Harbor, crane lays angle stringer.3) SHS Assembled pontoon units-SV.4) GV-Pan LCMs underway.5) GV LCM raises ramp, backs off.6) GV LCI being docked.7) GV LCM underway, Plymouth BG.8) GV 2 LCIs at fuel pier.9) GV Jeep, anti-tank gun back up LST rampl10) GV Troops, trucks mill around, jeep rises on LST ramp-SV.11) GV Crew lined up on LST bow."
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945; United States. Navy; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- France -- Normandy; United States. -- Navy -- Seabees; World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval Operations, American; World War II; World War, 1939-1945 -- Great Britain -- Plymouth; Landing Craft -- United States; World War, 1939-1945 -- Engineering And Construction
Downloads: 19
[movies]Testing Of Breakwaters & Concrete Barges, Portsmouth, England, 03/17/1944 - United States. Navy
United States Naval Photographic Center film #1629. National Archives description: "1) GV Warehouse; huge concrete float-type structure.2) GV Sailors & CPOs work on hausers, climb ladder, secure cable hausers.3) GV Tug tows concrete barge from dock.4) GV Constructing huge concrete docks or barges-SV.5) GV Barge towed in harbor, Portsmouth-SV.6) CU Br. AA topside.7) BR. Royal Engineers on deck.8) SHM Water enters compartment-SV.9) GV Interior of barge, water rises." National Archives Identifier...
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945; United States. Navy; World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval Operations, American; Great Britain. -- Royal Navy; World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval Operations, British; World War II; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- France -- Normandy; World War, 1939-1945 -- Engineering And Construction
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[movies]7th Scout Co. HQ Evacuate Wounded, Holtz Bay, Attu ; Seabee's Construct Quonset Hut, Noumea, New Caledonia, 04/29/1943 - United States. Navy
 Naval Photographic Center film #940. National Archives description "REEL ONE: 1) MS Harbor & inlet, Holtz Bay.MS SCU LCM comes into beach.2) MS Men load litters on LCV.3) LS PBY taxies in Bay.4) MS Men of 7th. Scout Co. Hdgtrs. on beach (L.L.)5) MS Flag FG, scouts on ground, Jeep, FG.6) MS Men & pup tents in camp area, men-SV.7) SCU Men embark USS Kane from motor launch.8) SHS Wounded lifted from motor launch to DD.9) SCU Scout carried by sailors on deck motor launch.10) SCU Men in stretchers ...
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945 -- New Caledonia; United States. Navy; World War, 1939-1945; World War II; World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval Operations, American; USS Kane (DD-235); World War, 1939-1945 -- Engineering And Construction; USS Kane; United States -- Navy -- Seabees
Downloads: 56
[movies]Airport Scenes On Iwo Jima, 03/23/1945 - United States. Navy
Naval Photographic Center film #11080. National Archives description  "This film shows general activities at an airstrip on Iwo Jima, including various planes as they took off and landed on the runway." National Archives Identifier: 2450005
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945; United States. Army Air Forces; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Japan; United States. Marine Corps; Iwo Jima, Battle Of, Japan, 1945; World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial Operations, American; Mount Suribachi; World War II; B-29 Bomber; WWII In Color; World War, 1939-1945 -- Engineering And Construction
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[texts]We Did: The Story Of The 77th Naval Construction Battalion - United States. -- Naval Constructiion Battalion, 77th
"Yes, Guadalcanal was the first, but at this point we realise that here we received an indoctrination to battle which no stateside lecture could possibly have achieved. We were ready to push on ...." Digitized by Google.
Keywords: WWII; United States. -- Naval Constructiion Battalion, 77th; World War, 1939-1945; United States. Navy; World War II; World War, 1939-1945 -- Regimental Histories -- United States; United States -- Navy -- Seabees; World War, 1939-1945 -- Engineering And Construction; United States. -- Navy -- Cruise Books
Downloads: 23
[texts]CMH Pub 10-4 The Corps Of Engineers: Troops And Equipment - Coll, Blanche D.
CMH Pub 10-4 The Corps Of Engineers: Troops And Equipment by Blanche D. Coll, Jean E. Keith, Herbert H. Rosenthal. First published, 1958."An account of how the traditional tasks of American military engineers changed in response to wartime tactical and logistical demands, and how the corps organized, equipped, and trained its troops to carry out these tasks."Digitized by the U.S. Army Center of Military History: http://www.history.army.mil
Keywords: The U.S. Army in World War II: The Technical Services; Green Book; The U.S. Army in World War II; United States. -- Army -- Corps of Engineers; World War, 1939-1945 -- Equipment And Supplies; World War, 1939-1945 -- Regimental histories -- United States; World War, 1939-1945 -- Engineering and construction
Downloads: 177
[movies]Camp Construction Activities, Eniwetok Island, Marshall Group, 04/1944 - United States. Navy
United States Naval Photographic Center film # 1798. National Archives description "1) MS Marines at roll call, lay concrete, fill sand bags etc.-SV.2) GV MS Carpenters erect tents.3) SCU Sailors work on steel framework.4) MS Man at outdoor weather post.5) MS Injured Korean on beach, AKs BG-SV.6) GV Tents, torn palm shore silhouetted against sunset." National Archives Identifier: 76210
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945; United States. Navy; World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval Operations, American; United States. Marine Corps; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Marshall Islands; United States. -- Marine Corps -- History -- World War, 1939-1945; World War, 1939-1945 -- Engineering And Construction; World War II
Downloads: 14
[movies]318th Fighter Group Moves - United States. Army Air Forces
U.S. Army Air Forces Combat Subjects film #CS-3966 "318th Fighter Group Moves." Listed at the National Archives as "Fighter Group Moves." Silent, unedited footage of the 318th Fighter Group moving to a new location. (Ie Shima Airfield, Okinawa I think - film clapperboards say April 2 through May 13 )National Archives identifier: 5238 As always, any error or typo is mine and if you enjoy my uploads or if you intend to make $ or otherwise profit from these files, please consider making a donation ...
Keywords: Army Air Forces -- Combat Subjects; United States. -- Army Air Forces -- Fighter Group, 318th; Airplanes, Military; United States. Army Air Forces; World War, 1939-1945; World War, 1939-1945 -- Naval Operations, American; World War II; World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations, American; WWII; SS S. Hall Young; Thunderbolt (Fighter Plane); World War, 1939-1945 -- Engineering And Construction; Ie shima Air Field (Japan)
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[texts]CMH Pub 10-22 The Corps Of Engineers: The War Against Germany - Beck, Alfred M.
CMH Pub 10-22 The Corps Of Engineers: The War Against Germany by Alfred M. Beck, Abe Bortz, Charles W. Lynch, Lida Mayo, and Ralph F. Weld. First published, 1985.GPO Number: 008-029-00131-4"Engineer operations during the campaigns in North Africa, Sicily, Italy, and northwest Europe."Digitized by the U.S. Army Center of Military History: http://www.history.army.mil
Keywords: The U.S. Army in World War II: The Technical Services; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Europe; The U.S. Army In World War II; World War, 1939-1945 -- Engineering and construction; United States. -- Army -- Corps of Engineers; Green Book; World War, 1939-1945; US Army; World War II; United States. Army; World War, 1939-1945 -- Regimental histories -- United States
Downloads: 209
[movies]Combat Bulletin #35 - United States. Army
U.S. Army newsreel Combat Bulletin #35, which describes combat activities in late 1944. Listed in the National Archives as Japanese Raid Saipan B-29 Base, Etc: 1945.Title cards:Pacific: Japs Raid Saipan B-29 BaseE.T.O.: "Black Widow" and "JATO"India-Burma: Activities In BurmaE.T.O.: Activities In European Theatre of OperationsDescription from the National Archives: "Part 1: Shows fire and damage caused by Japanese bombings of Saipan (November 1944)...
Keywords: Combat Bulletin; World War, 1939-1945; US Army; United States. Army; CBI; World War, 1939-1945 -- Engineering and construction; B-29 Bomber; World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- Burma; American Red Cross; Bombing, Aerial; World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial operations, American; United States. -- Army -- Composite Unit (Provisional), 5307th; United States. -- Army -- Infantry Regiment, 475th; Black Widow (Night fighter plane); Jet Planes -- History
Downloads: 148
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